Update your Ikea Sofa -don’t curb it!

Posted by on Jan 23, 2017 in Design, Green, Interiors, Renos | No Comments
Update your Ikea Sofa -don’t curb it!

Chances are you’ve seen this sofa. The Ikea Ektorp is super popular. It basically looks like the cartoon shape of a sofa. Families all over the city have them in various states of wear. The renovation process isn’t really over when we archive the project and wrap up our final punch list for the contractor. […]

How TABC does Rental Housing

How TABC does Rental Housing

Along with renovations for homes that our clients live in themselves, we get project for our clients income properties. Rental apartments are an interesting challenge because the goal is resilience and durability and the confine is budget and attention. In other words, we’d better choose finishes and upgrades that will stand up to hard-wearing tenants […]

Kitchen Design

Kitchen Design

You’ve decided to renovate and know you want a great new¬†Kitchen Where to start It’s easy to approach a Kitchen redesign by taking note of what’s not working for you in your existing kitchen. It could be too small, too big, awkwardly laid out, or hard to keep clean. If you’re having trouble imagining what […]

Basic Tile is Great

Posted by on Jun 11, 2016 in Bathroom, Renos | No Comments
Basic Tile is Great

Basic Tile We are lucky to live in a city full of tiles from all over the world -not to mention many great outlet stores. However, classic tile shapes and colours are commonly chosen for their understated aesthetic and low cost. Some of our favourites are squares, rectangles, and hexagons. Basic tile is great for […]

Pre-Purchase Reno Review

Posted by on Jun 9, 2016 in Purchasing, Renos | No Comments
Pre-Purchase Reno Review

Thinking of Buying a House? Architect Daniel Hall, O.A.A., LEED AP specializes in Green Design and renovations to older houses. With over 30 years of building experience Daniel can answer all your questions in a personally tailored Pre-purchase Reno Review before you make an offer. Do you like the character and qualities of an older […]